Draft Brewer® Cannonball® 1.75 Gallon Mini Keg

$99.99

SKU# K513

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Small and mighty. Introducing the Draft Brewer® Cannonball®—the first ball-lock mini keg that packs the power of a draft system into a portable, compact 1.75 gallon barrel. Artillery for the small batch brewer. Carbonate homebrew in minutes, not weeks. Real-time carbonation control. A quick pressure adjustment and you’re instantly pouring perfect pints. The Cannonball® blasts 3- and 5-gallon kegs out of the water. Barely bigger than a milk jug, it slides straight onto a fridge shelf, pops in a cooler or drops right into your trunk. From tailgating to camping, a picnic or a party, the Cannonball® is the party-powering ammunition you need to have a good time, anytime and anywhere. Cannonball® kegs are easily stackable once ball-lock disconnects have been attached. Also available as a Keg System Note: Does not include a CO2 Tank
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Draft Brewer® Cannonball® Mini Keg

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Product Details
Small and mighty. Introducing the Draft Brewer® Cannonball®—the first ball lock mini keg that packs the power of a draft system into a portable, compact 1.75 gallon barrel.

Artillery for the small batch brewer. Carbonate homebrew in minutes, not weeks. Real-time carbonation control. A quick pressure adjustment and you’re instantly pouring perfect pints.

The Cannonball® blasts 3- and 5-gallon kegs out of the water. Barely bigger than a milk jug, it slides straight onto a fridge shelf, pops in a cooler or drops right into your trunk. From tailgating to camping, a picnic or a party, the Cannonball® is the party-powering ammunition you need to have a good time, anytime and anywhere.

Cannonball® kegs are easily stackable once ball lock disconnects have been attached.

Dimensions
Base Diameter (diameter of body): 9"
Height of Body (not including handles): 9.375"
Height with Handles: 10.75"
Base Inset/Top of handle diameter: 8.5"

Note: Does not include a CO2 Tank
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Reviews
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Nifty little keg; ideal for smaller batch brewing
Nicely engineered and great quality. These are just a beautiful piece of work. I am proud to own a couple. I prefer to brew smaller batches as I get bored drinking 5 gallons of any brew. Works well with my 2-2.5 gallon batch sizes. They stack well in my mini fridge, leaving more room for bottles.
February 12, 2016
Can't have enough of these!
Love kegging over bottling, and these make transport and sharing easy! I'm evening converting an old portable cooler into a dual "jocky-box" where I can fit two of these great mini-kegs and all the hoses and fittings inside, with the taps on the outside.
August 18, 2016
Cannonball is awesome
Pros: - The size. Perfect for carrying around. - The material is very good. Cons: By some reason, when full with beer and gas the ball lock gest stuck and it is very hard to assembly and disassembly. I don´t know why this is happening.
March 29, 2016
My Hump
This fits perfectly on the hump in my keezer. Very satisfied with the size of this keg.
March 2, 2016
Very convenient
Love the mini keg but go with a regulator instead of a CO2 charger.
January 9, 2016
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Can you use a C02 charger with this? If so, how do you carbonate?
Brad S on Oct 18, 2015
BEST ANSWER: You can add an appropriate amount of priming sugar to the keg

seal with the CO2 charger

then store at room temperature for 2-

weeks. The CO2 charger is best used to supply sealing pressure and the serving pressure when dispensing.
How do you clean keg? It says do not remove lid.
L A on Dec 16, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Hi Laurie,

That doesn't sound right... you do need to remove the lid for cleaning. Under the picture of the keg, click on "Additional Information," and there will be a 2 page PDF with detailed instructions. On the second page, there's a run-down on keg cleaning.

I hope that helps! Let me know if my answer isn't helpful.

Cheers!

Charles
where are these made? are they 304 or 316 stainless?
J U on Jul 12, 2016
BEST ANSWER: It is made in China. Not sure which SS it is, but I�m pretty satisfied with the product. I have two of those and only one cons. The firt one I bought I believe that the liquid valve was not machined properly and it requires a hammer to insert the ball lock!!! The second one is in perfect condition. I will buy a new valve to replace this one.
Has anyone trimmed the handles off this thing? They add an absurd amount of height - I could see how that might help stacking but hey are pretty big.
B R on Jan 15, 2016
BEST ANSWER: No reason this could not be done, but we have not tried this. Perhaps some of our customers could chime in though! Cheers!
Can it be used with regular co2 for dispensing.
M G on Nov 26, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Yes. The keg can be used with regular co2.
Can the Mini Kegs be stacked with fittings attached?
A C on Nov 9, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Hey Alex

The mini kegs can be stacked with fittings attached.
Can this be used with a CO2 charger? If so, how do you carbonate?
Brad S on Oct 18, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Yes, can be used with CO2 charger. Best way to carbonate in a keg is: add sugar and let sit at room temp for 1 week. This is just like bottle conditioning and I find it yields better results than force carbonating. If it is 5oz of priming sugar for a 5 gal batch, use 1 oz for the cannonball.
Is it possible to get the height of three of these kegs when stacked? Would love to fit three in my kegerator. I can add the height of three but it looks like you lose an inch of height or so when they are stacked one on top of the other.
D R on May 4, 2016
BEST ANSWER: That would be about 31.75" for 3, stacking takes off about 1/4" per cannonball keg from the 2nd one up.
If you are using 5 oz. of priming sugar for a five gallon batch, why are you only using 1 oz. for this 1-3/4 gal. keg? One would assume you would need 1.75 oz. of priming sugar. If you want to carbonate with sugar, I plan on putting the priming sugar in the five gallon batch in the bottling bucket, then fill the cannonball and fill bottles with the rest of the batch.
Dennis K on Apr 1, 2016
BEST ANSWER: 5 oz of priming sugar is generally a bit more than is actually needed for a 5 gal batch. You could use our priming calculator to determine the exact amount of sugar needed, but for ease and clarity we round up to 5 oz. When scaling down, it rounds out to be closer to 1oz. However, the exact amount of sugar needed will depend on volume, temperature and style of the beer.
When will this keg be back in stock
M S on Oct 17, 2015
BEST ANSWER: We do have a couple in reserve. If you wanted to purchase one

we could take an order for one over the phone. Otherwise I think we will be able to make them active on the website in early November.

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